Top 10 Best Places to Live In the World
The year 2012 has just started. We have many New Year plans and resolutions, we all are expecting brighter and better future. If you are going to shift to better place, and you do not know exactly which place you should choose this list is for you. This is the list of Top 10 best places to live in the world in 2012. Choosing the cities, we were taking into account many factors, including economic, health, political, transportation, environmental, personal safety, education, and other public factors that have got influence for living conditions. Just take a look…
10. Sydney, Australia
Sydney takes 10th position in this list of best cities to live. The life expectancy of this city is 80.73 years. The population of Sydney is around 4,504,469. The place is well known for entertainment, tourism and outdoor sports. Very famous city that is undoubtedly Sydney has become a prosperous and wealthy city, where many of us would like to spend rest of life. According to the economic ranking, Sydney is the second wealthiest urban agglomeration all around the world in terms of purchasing power. The climate is temperate with mild and warm winters and hot summers. The country is surrounded by the Indian and Pacific Ocean.
9. Bern, Switzerland
The second great urban agglomeration from 9th position is Bern. The city is situated in Switzerland in Europe. Bern is one of the most populous cities in Switzerland and the population is around 123,466. This is a wonderful city with a creative infrastructure and rich culture. The city has got great managed and sufficient transportation system. The life expectancy of Bern is 80.3 years. This European country is very reach. The environment of Switzerland is clean. The landscapes around are beautiful, including mountains, lakes, architecture or plains as well. The Switzerland economy is stable with a GDP of $491.4 billion that all make Bern an perfect place to live on our planet.
8. Frankfurt, Germany
Frankfurt is one of the biggest urban agglomerations in Germany, the fifth biggest city. It is situated in state of Hesse. The population of this fifth the largest German city is around 672,000. Frankfurt is one of the financial and business center of Europe. It is a place of contrasts and solidity with many students, wealthy bankers, and clean and smart infrastructure. The tall skyscrapers that are situated in the city make this place modern and beautiful. You can find there modern and smart architecture with new solutions and ideas of building engineers. The German GDP is $3.673 trillion that makes Frankfurt a great place to shift. Frankfurt’s life expectancy at birth is 79.26 years. Undoubtedly, Frankfurt is one of the list of the top 10 best places to live in the world.
7. Posen, Poland
Posen is the city in the Wielkopolskie state in Poland. It is located on the Warta River, in the west part of this European country. This City is modern with beautiful market in the center of the city. You can find there modern and old architecture as well. If you like good amusement and tasty kitchen you found your place. This is city of business, full of banks and rich culture. The thing which makes this place so attractive is people as well. People are friendly, optimistic and you will spend great time with them. The population of the city is around 556,022. Poland is situated in the middle of Europe that makes this country more attractive.
6. Munich, Germany
Munich is another city from Germany. It is the capital of Bavaria State. It is situated on the River Isar that is in the north of the beautiful Bavarian Alps. Like we said the German GDP is $3.673 trillion that makes this country one of the richest country in the world. Munich is a publishing and financial hub. This is top-ranked destination for migration as well. The climate in this place is continental, with a big impact of the Bavarian Alps. The architecture of the city is both ethnic and modern architecture.
5. Vancouver, Canada
This is an amazing coastal city that is situated in the Lower Mainland of British Columbia in North America. It is an ideal place to live. This Canadian city has got well established and well developed infrastructure, high educational opportunities, great tourism spots, and solid health care system. Vancouver is one of the largest countries in Canada and the biggest metropolitan agglomeration in West part of Canada. The population of the cit is around 578,041. The average life expectancy at birth is 81.16 years. And we should say also that the GDP of this American country is $1.522 trillion.
4. Auckland, New Zealand
The 4th position is Auckland. This is one of the most beautiful and the biggest city in New Zealand. You can discover there wonderful beaches, breathtaking scenery, outstanding wines and food, idyllic holiday islands, exciting nightlife and something that your wife will love, great shopping. The climate of Auckland is warm, with humid summers and damp, mild winters as well. The population of the city is around 1.18 million and the GDP of New Zeland is $119.549.
3. Geneva, Switzerland
Geneva is vivid city. This is the second most populous Swiss city with population of around 185,958. The quality of life is very high. Living in Geneva, you should feel safely and comfortably. Geneva is a center of international diplomacy. There is located headquarter of ONZ. You will get there excellent health care. The education system has got a very high level. It is one of the most stable politically and economically country in the world. The GDP of Switzerland is $491.4 billion. There are stunning landscapes in Geneva including beautiful mountains or big lake. If you want to watch stunning sunrise, Geneva is a great choice.
2. Zurich, Switzerland
This is the next Swiss city but this time it is the largest urban agglomeration of Switzerland. Total population of Zurich is around 365,098. The life expectancy of this city is 80.74 years. And GDP of Switzerland is $491.4 billion. Undoubtedly, Zurich is the financial center of this European country and you will find there main house of Swiss stock exchange and many headquarters of national and overseas companies as well. The city is called”Portal to the Alps” because of the mountains scenery and the close distance to Swiss Alps resorts as well. The place is also well known for watchmakers. Zurich has got elegant infrastructure, a cozy environment offering a great mix of discoveries, nature and culture.
1. Vienna, Austria
Vienna is located in Austria. It is situated at the first position in our list of top 10 best places to live in the world. According to many researchers Vienna is the greatest city to live as well. It is the capital of Austria. It is economic, cultural, and political center of Austria with a population of about 1.7 million. This place is in Europe. Vienna has got its own unique tastes and colors. There are 4 seasons in every year including a mild summer and rainy and windy winters. GDP of Austria is $361.791 billion. The best thing that causes that Vienna is the best place to live is extensive and smart transportation system. People can move very quickly, without any adverse surprises. There is also reliable health system. Life expectancy in Vienna is 79.5 years. The country is part of European Union so you can travel without any problems to others countries in Europe.